BSF shoots down Pakistani drone along IB in Jammu
IG BSF, Jammu Frontier, N S Jamwal told PTI that it is a drone-like flying object without a camera.
Green shoots showing in steel, cement & infrastructure: N Jayakumar
The worst has played out, and the market seems to have bottomed out in Ju...
ED finds 'financial links' between PFI and anti-CAA protests in UP: Sources
ED, which is probing PFI under PMLA since 2018, has found that at...
Protesting communities in two minds about dealing with NPR
Many Muslim community leaders and organisations have decided to totally boycott the NPR in whatever form it is executed, while some are waiting to see how the central government responds to the ongoing agitation. The community will not accept NPR even if government makes sharing information of Aadhaar, passport number and driver’s licence optional.
Congress moves NHRC over police 'atrocities' on anti-CAA protesters in UP
The delegation, led by senior Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, met top NHRC officials and made a detailed 31-page representation which included videos and photographs as "evidence" of alleged atrocities and human rights violations in the state.
Amit Shah dares Arvind Kejriwal to visit Shaheen Bagh protest site
The BJP leader said the Delhi Police has booked Sharjeel Imam, a JNU student, on sedition charge for his comment of "trying to cut the chicken's neck" and break the northeast from the rest of the country.
CAA protests: Mayawati demands withdrawal of cases lodged against women in UP
In a tweet, BSP supremo Mayawati said, "Wrong cases filed against women and others protesting against CAA/NRC by the BJP-led Uttar Pradesh government should be immediately withdrawn, and those who lost their lives during this time should also be extended proper help, this is the demand of BSP."
Hong Kong protesters torch virus quarantine building
The fire was later put out by firefighters and the damage appeared to be confined to the lobby area. Hundreds of riot police also moved in, arresting at least one person. As fears about the virus outbreak intensify, calls have grown for the Hong Kong government to block the financial hub's border with mainland China to minimise the risk of infection.
ED finds 'financial link' between PFI and anti-CAA protests; organisation denies
This was the time when Parliament passed the law to grant citizenship to non-Muslims who were persecuted on religious grounds in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan.
West Bengal Assembly passes anti-CAA resolution
Three states - Kerala, Rajasthan and Punjab - have already passed resolutions against the new citizenship law.
Iraq protesters keep up rallies despite pressure from riot police
Iraqi security forces shot live rounds to clear protests in Baghdad and the south for a second day on Sunday, but thousands of determined students flooded the streets to keep up their movement.
Let us raise level of protests, says P Chidambaram on Republic Day
Amid pan-India agitations against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday called for raising the "level of protests", saying "as long as freedoms are denied to any number of people, the whole population is denied freedom".
PM Modi’s nationalism masks a bad economy, protesters say
About 30% of Indian youth aged 15-29 are not in employment, education or training.
Anti-CAA protests: People hold up Constitution as the only document that matters
Seventy years after the Constitution came into effect, that word 'samvidhan' has travelled from distant swearing-in ceremonies to the streets where it is uttered in rage and defiance, despair and hope.
Assam govt to file case against Shaheen Bagh protest
Thousands of people, including women and children, have been protesting since December 15 at Shaheen Bagh and nearby Jamia Millia Islamia against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA). Assam government is set to file a case against the alleged mastermind of the Shaheen Bagh protests for his 'seditious' comment.
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